Craft Artists

Craft Artists

Create or reproduce hand-made objects for sale and exhibition using a variety of techniques, such as welding, weaving, pottery, and needlecraft.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Independence * Achievement/Effort * Persistence * Innovation * Initiative * Dependability * Integrity * Adaptability/Flexibility * Analytical Thinking

Representative Tasks * Create functional or decorative objects by hand, using a variety of methods and materials. * Develop concepts or creative ideas for craft objects. * Cut, shape, fit, join, mold, or otherwise process materials, using hand tools, power tools, or machinery.


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Job Family Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media

Sample Job Titles Apprentice, Painter, Neckties, Art Objects Repairer, Artisan, Artist, Calligrapher, Ceramic Artist, Ceramics Artist, China Painter, Colorer, Colorist, Copyist, Craft Worker, Crafter, Craftsman, Creative Designer, Creative Sculptor, Designer, Fiber Artist, Fiber Designer, Fine Craft Artist, Flag Decorator, Frame Stylist, Furniture Maker, Furniture Reproducer, Glass Artist, Glass Blower, Goldsmith, Guitar Maker, Hand Potter, Hand-Weaver, Industrial Craftsman, Inker and Opaquer, Instrument Designer, Ivory Carver, Luthier, Memorial Designer, Modeler, Music Autographer, Music Grapher, Ornamental Metalwork Designer, Picture Copyist, Quilter, Residential Craftsman, Skilled Craftsman, Taxidermist, Toy Maker, Wood Crafter.